The APSA Publications Committee is pleased to offer the following information on publishing in political science as a resource to faculty and students in their publishing efforts.
Comprehensive Lists of Political Science Journals
- Journal of Information Technology and Politics
- Journal of Political Science Education
- Law & Politics Book Review
- Legislative Studies Quarterly
- New Political Science
- Party Politics
- Policy Studies Journal
- Political Analysis
- Political Behavior
- Political Communication
- Politics and Gender
- Politics and Religion
- The Review of Policy Research
- State Politics and Policy Quarterly
- Urban Affairs Review
Other Political Science Association Journals
Journals By Field/Area
Directory of Open Access Journals: Political Science and Law Journals
Ethical Guidelines for Publishing
- The APSA Guide to Professional Ethics in Politial Science provides guidelines for professional standards and responsibilities, including principles for professional conduct related to publishing. For these, see Ethical Guidelines for Publishing (.pdf). You can also order a printed copy of the guidelines from APSA (order form).
- Fair Use Best Practices (Center for Social Media, American University)
This guide identifies four situations that represent the current consensus within the community of communication scholars about acceptable practices for the fair use of copyrighted materials. Code of Best Practices in Fair Use for Scholarly Research in Communication
APSA Publications and APSA Journal Articles on Publishing
- Style Manual for Political Science (.pdf) - No longer in print.
- Publishing Political Science: The APSA Guide to Writing and Publishing (book)
- PS: Political Science & Politics: Articles on Publishing
Political Science Publishers
More than 100 companies, including many publishers, exhibit their publications and other materials in APSA Annual Meeting exhibit hall. Publishers in Annual Meeting exhibit hall
We welcome suggestions for additional publishing resources. Please contact the APSA Web and Publications staff at [email protected].